DuBridge, Lee Alvin (Caltech President, Physicist)
Memoir by Lee A. DuBridge, in two parts: Part I: Personal Part II: Professional Bound as one volume.
MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 107 pages
Oct. 1, 1979
These books contain accounts of oral Ph.D. exams given by the Physics Department, c.
MEDIUM: Paper; LENGTH: 1.5 linear ft. ; QUANTITY: 3 boxes
Rasetti, Franco (Physicist, Paleontologist)
Along with Enrico Fermi, Franco Rasetti played a key role in the rebirth of Italian physics in the 1920s and 1930s.
MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (2 cassettes per set)
Feb. 4, 1982 - Feb. 4, 1982
Read on-line: The Gnome Club: a Visual Perspective
PDF focuses on the Gnome Club of 1906 with additional material detailing the history of the Gnomes to the present day.
MEDIUM: Digital; FORMAT: PDF; QUANTITY: 1
Mar. 19, 2005
MacCready, Paul B.
An interview in three sessions with Paul B. MacCready, Caltech graduate (MS physics, 1948; PhD aeronautics, 1952) and inventor and entrepreneur who became internationally known in 1977 as the "father of human-powered flight." Conducted by Sara Lippincott, the oral history covers MacCready's scientific and entrepreneurial career, including biographical details.
MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (4 cassettes per set)
Feb. 14, 2003 - Mar. 14, 2003
Given to Archives by Lillian Weitzner, from estate of Heinz Lowenstam.
LENGTH: 3.25 inches diam. approx.; QUANTITY: 1
Perpall, Robert C.
Robert C. Perpall was born and raised in Los Angeles.
MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (1 cassette per set)
Nov. 15, 1999 - Nov. 15, 1999
Miller, Herman, 2012- (Caltech Alumnus)
On Seminar Day—Caltech’s annual reunion event—May 19, 2012, for the first time the Caltech Archives and Library offered alumni/ae the opportunity to record mini-interviews with Archives’ staff.
Jan. 1, 0001
Read on-line: A Conversation with Lee Alvin DuBridge, Part 2
Published in Physics in Perspective 5 (2003): 281-309.
MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: offprint; LENGTH: 28 pages
Feb. 20, 1981
Glaser, Donald Arthur
Transcripts of four interview sessions with Berkeley Professor of Physics and Nobelist Donald A. Glaser conducted by Charlan Nemeth.
MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Unbound
Jan. 1, 1993